The day after the AGM 21 members boarded their boats at the All-Tide Landing, Queenborough for an 8 a.m. start to fish for flatfish in the Medway. It was a cold overcast day with a light breeze and calm waters. With black lug and herring for bait the target species, dabs, were soon being caught. There was … [Read More...]
EFSA 400 Club
EFSA HQ have set up a lottery called EFSA 400 Club. The object of the Club is to raise funds to develop the name of EFSA by supporting European Championships (by e.g. sponsoring youth anglers) or development projects. Half the funds raised will be retained for development the other half being available to fund draw prizes.
The Club will be open to all fully paid-up members of EFSA subject to a maximum of 400 persons. There will be an annual membership of £13 paid in advance by annual or quarterly Standing Order or one year in advance by paypal. Each member will be allocated a number which will go into a quarterly draw, March, June, September and December. Only members not in arrears will be eligible to participate in the draw.
Each quarter a ¼ of the funds available for draw prizes will be paid to 4th place on a 40, 30, 20, 10% basis.
To enter please pay £13 to Paypal account EFSA Headquarters or to bank account EFSA Headquarters Sort Code 205040 a/c 70360430 and advise Marcus Weust.
This year Species Championship was held at Minehead on 11th and 12th November with the HQ at The Old ship Aground. After twelve and a half hours fishing over the two days only two cod were caught, both within a few minutes of each other and they were of course both 67cm. So, Mark Smith and Marcus Wuest … [Read More...]